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Composer Joan Tower believes music nourishes us, encourages us to feel, and connects us to one another.

Bought by WEZU, WEZU, WEKU, KJZZ, and WABE


  • Added: Jan 31, 2007
  • Length: 03:38
  • Purchases: 5

  • Added: Mar 07, 2007
  • Length: 01:15
  • Purchases: 11
From: WBAA
Series: What's New
Caption: Composer Joan Tower (1970), Credit: Noah Sheldon
There is an amazing year, 1938, when several world class composers were born: Joan Tower, William Bolcom, John Corigliano, Charles Wuorinen, and Jo...

Bought by WGTE FM 91


  • Added: Jan 27, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 1
From: WBAA
Series: What's New
Caption: Composer Christopher Theofanidis, Credit: Pilar Timpane
We'll hear works based on primary colors: Blue, Red, and Yellow; plus feature Rainbow Body, Synethésie, and a Nick Drake song, Pink Moon!

Bought by WETS, WVBI-LP, and WGTE FM 91


  • Added: Jan 03, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Composer Joan Tower talks about what music means to her

Bought by KTXK, WEZU, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Kansas Public Radio, KISU and more


  • Added: Mar 07, 2007
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 13

  • Added: Oct 31, 2013
  • Length: 01:30

  • Added: Mar 07, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Bruce and Joan Stephan. Photo courtesy of StoryCorps.
Bruce Stephan is probably the luckiest San Franciscan alive. He happened to be driving across the Bay Bridge on October 17, 1989, the very moment t...

Bought by KVMR and KUOW


  • Added: May 16, 2011
  • Length: 03:49
  • Purchases: 2
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Interview with retired firefighter, Tony Tomassi

  • Added: Mar 12, 2004
  • Length: 58:02
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Three musicians talk about their belief in creativity.

Bought by WEZU, Red River Radio Network, WEKU, WFCR, and KJZZ


  • Added: Sep 17, 2007
  • Length: 03:33
  • Purchases: 5
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Composer Jessie Montgomery speaks about identity, patriotism, and music as a catalyst for physically bringing people together.

  • Added: May 08, 2017
  • Length: 29:50
Caption: Carol Wincenc, Credit: Cori Wells Braun
Flutist Carol Wincenc has been around – standing in front of the orchestra, playing a wide range of chamber music with the who’s who of classical m...

  • Added: May 30, 2010
  • Length: :15
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A two hour weekly show of new music, and new releases, with an in-depth look at classical music.

  • From: WBAA
  • Updated: Aug 30, 2017
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On Being host/executive producer Krista Tippett was awarded the 2013 National Humanities Medal by President Obama for "thoughtfully delving into the mysteries of human existence. " On Being is the only program in American media dedicated to the large questions at the center of human existence and how these questions of meaning find practical resonance in our lives. Each week the show takes up the big questions of meaning with scientists and theologians, artists and teachers — some you know and others you'll love to meet. On Being is broadcast 499 times on 406 public radio stations – including in 9 of the top 11 markets — and has 1.3. million podcast downloads on iTunes monthly. On Being is available by annual carriage fee. Please contact Sean Nesbitt at sean.nesbitt@prx.org for more information or help in subscribing to the series.

Caption: Mspot, Credit: JFlo
63 Pieces

Voted "Best Non-Commercial Program" by the Montana Broadcaster's Association, Musician's Spotlight is a weekly, prerecorded, 30 minute program featuring music and conversation by a wide range of musicians and groups. The program is hosted and produced by John Floridis, in association with Montana Public Radio.

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55 Pieces

The Music Room is an interactive project where Pioneer 90.1 works with northwest Minnesota high school and college band, orchestra and choir directors to record and broadcast the various school concerts and events that are presented throughout the school year. These recordings will also be interspersed with interviews with the various music instructors of the area as well some of the standout musicians who are performing.

  • From: KSRQ
  • Updated: Jan 06, 2014
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Prime Time Radio is a one-hour weekly interview program with people who fascinate older adults in America. The program also features Movies for Grownups and Prime Time Postscript. Prime Time Radio consists of two discussion style interviews covering a wide range of topics hosted by veteran public radio broadcaster, Mike Cuthbert.

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297 Pieces

Each week on Shelf Discovery, host Kristin Dreyer Kramer offers listeners a brief look inside the pages of a new book. From mysteries to memoirs, classics to chick lit, busy readers are sure to find plenty of picks to add to their shelves. On this week's show, Kristin enrolls in school for fairy tale troublemakers in the audio edition of author Jen Calonita's Flunked.

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54 Pieces

It's Movie Time is no longer posting shows on PRX. For the latest film reviews, listen to Kristin Dreyer Kramer's Reel Discovery: http://www.prx.org/series/32666-reel-discovery

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201 Pieces

A national media project that invites people from all walks of life to write and speak aloud brief essays describing the core values that guide their lives.

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53 Pieces

"A brilliant idea for a show. It brings out the music in all of us." -Roger Rosenblatt, author and essayist